Definition of 'woad'
Example sentences containing 'woad'
The naked girl, stained with gore like an ancient Pict with woad, kneeling by him, cradling his bleeding head.CASCADES - THE DAY OF THE DEAD (2001)
Until the advent of synthetic dyes, woad was cultivated in great plantations that were for a time a mainstay in some colonial economies.SPIX'S MACAW: THE RACE TO SAVE THE WORLD'S RAREST BIRD (2001)
Plants from the genus Isatis ( woad ) yielded a blue dye called indigo that once held great ceremonial importance.SPIX'S MACAW: THE RACE TO SAVE THE WORLD'S RAREST BIRD (2001)
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